Very good article!
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Very good article!
You can educate ignorance, you can't fix stupid
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Thanks for posting, at least Forbes isn't taking sides with the antis
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good article, thaks for sharing...
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And die to find out there isn't, than live my life
As if there isn't, and die to find out there is.
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Excellent article, thanks!
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Good to read this, thank you for posting the link!
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I found this paragraph very interesting...
//Still, the authors also recognize limitations with this approach, since many defensive incidents are never reported by victims, or when they are, never get published. In fact, the overwhelming majority of the successful self-defense outcomes are those where the defendants’ guns are presented but never fired.//Sounds like in some cases, brandishing a weapon actually saved the day huh..
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Thanks for posting. A very informative article.
My opinion of Forbes has gone up.
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Very good read. I'll be passing this on
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This was really good. I am going to download the full report from the Cato Institute website.
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